December Poem of the Month

Posted on Monday, December 16, 2013 by fillups

Milpitas Poem of the Month Acclaimed Milpitas poet, Raymond Chow shares his poem "The Interplay of Words" for the December Poem of the Month. For a holiday round of poetry sharing, please join the Peaceful Poets for their meeting on Wednesday, December 18 at 6:00 PM in the Milpitas Library. The Peaceful Poets meet on the third Wednesday of every month at 6:00 PM. . . . more »

November Poem of the Month

Posted on Monday, November 18, 2013 by fillups

Published poet and fine artist, Edward Wolverton shares his poem "It Sounds Like Thunder" from his book, Over the Bridge of Sighs as the November Poem of the Month. Edward is a member of the Milpitas Library poetry group, The Peaceful Poets. The Peaceful Poets meet on the third Wednesday of the month at 6:00 PM at the Milpitas Library. Check out other great Milpitas . . . more »

New Music for November @ SCCLD

Posted on Friday, November 15, 2013 by fillups

Avril Lavigne Check out some of the new music coming to the library. Here's our November music list. Interested in more Teen stuff??? Check out the SCCLD Teen Page. ~Don Avril Lavigne by Avril Lavigne Marshall Mathers LP2 by Eminem Now 48 or Now That's What I Call Music 48 by Various Artists Matangi by M.I.A. M.O by Nelly . . . more »

October Poem of the Month

Posted on Tuesday, October 15, 2013 by fillups

milpitas library poem of the month Randy Nolan shares his spooky poem "Pumpkins" as the October Poem of the Month. Randy is a member of the Milpitas Library poetry group, The Peaceful Poets. The Peaceful Poets meet on the third Wednesday of the month at 6:00 PM at the Milpitas Library. Check out other great Milpitas Library videos, including our complete poem of the month collection. . . . more »

The Magic of the Baylands Exhibit @ Milpitas Library

Posted on Friday, September 20, 2013 by fillups

Palo Alto Baylands As photographer Salvatore Venturo explored the light and energy of the Bay Area with his camera, he discovered the "magic" of the Palo Alto Baylands. A visitor glimpsing the images through his photography can see the intense beauty of these natural landscapes. The Milpitas Library is happy to invite all guests to enjoy the exhibition of Salvatore Venturo's photography in our upstairs gallery. The exhibit . . . more »

September Poem of the Month

Posted on Tuesday, September 17, 2013 by fillups

Milpitas Library Poem of the Month Kaye Waldow shares her poem, "A Woodland Glade" as the September Poem of the Month. Kaye is a long time member and former leader of the Peaceful Poets group. The Peaceful Poets meet on the third Wednesday of the month at 6:30 PM in the Milpitas Library. Check out other great Milpitas Library videos, including our complete poem of the month collection. . . . more »

New Music for September @ SCCLD

Posted on Monday, September 9, 2013 by fillups

Ariana Grande Yours Truly CD Cover Check out some of the new music coming to the library. Click here, for a more complete list of the new titles for September. Interested in more Teen stuff??? Check out the SCCLD Teen Page. --Don Yours Truly by Ariana Grande 20/20 Experience #2 [PA] by Justin Timberlake Where Does This Door Go by Mayer Hawthorne Nothing Was The Same [PA] by Drake Now That's . . . more »

August Poem of the Month

Posted on Thursday, August 15, 2013 by fillups

The Milpitas Library Poem of the Month for August comes from Pat Montoya. Pat has been a long time supporter of poetry in the city of Milpitas. She founded the Milpitas poetry group The Peaceful Poets, published many poems in The Milpitas Post and judged for the Milpitas Library poetry contests. The Peaceful Poets meet on August 21st, 6:30 PM at the Milpitas Library. . . . more »

July Poem of the Month

Posted on Monday, July 15, 2013 by fillups

Milpitas Library Poem of the Month The Milpitas Library Poem of the Month for July comes from Ahsan Zahid. Ahsan is a teen poet who has won both the SCCLD Poetry Contest and the Milpitas Library Poetry Slam. </iframe</body> . . . more »

Falun Dafa Painting Exhibit at the Milpitas Library

Posted on Friday, July 12, 2013 by fillups

Falun Dafa Painting The Milpitas Library is hosting a painting exhibit in the reading courtyard throughout the month of July. "Realistic oil paintings and Chinese watercolours from mostly Chinese artists give a unique insight into the spiritual discipline Falun Gong, also called Falun Dafa." --from the FalunArt.org website. The exhibit is being sponsored by the Asian Art Foundation. . . . more »

Remembering Tiananmen Square at Milpitas Library

Posted on Friday, June 21, 2013 by fillups

Tiananmen Square Exhibit Photograph It has been 24 years since the Tiananmen Square protests and subsequent military crackdown in China caught the attention of the world. The Milpitas Library is hosting an exhibit covering the events leading up to the protests and the aftermath of the incident. We welcome interested visitors to this riveting exhibit which will be displayed in our reading court until the end of June. . . . more »

3D Art at the Milpitas Library

Posted on Tuesday, June 18, 2013 by fillups

John Lagerstron's 3D Art Come visit the Milpitas Library south wing gallery to view the abstract shapes and swirls of bright color that artist John "Dan" Lagerstrom has created on his canvases. This is an innovative form of "3D" painting that is enhanced by viewing through special "3D" glasses which are available in the gallery or at the information desk close by. The paintings will be hanging in our . . . more »